The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 15 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 76 93 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.93% 12.85% 16.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.13% 15.47% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 75 86 124
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
538 601 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 84.46% 83.01% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 456 550 586
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 65 (44.83%) Linux
2 64 (44.14%) C++
2 64 (44.14%) JavaScript
3 59 (40.69%) HTML
3 59 (40.69%) CSS
4 50 (34.48%) C#
5 46 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (30.34%) TDD
6 44 (30.34%) MVC
6 44 (30.34%) HTML5
7 43 (29.66%) PHP
8 42 (28.97%) Python
8 42 (28.97%) AngularJS
9 39 (26.90%) Java
10 37 (25.52%) .NET
11 35 (24.14%) Node.js
12 34 (23.45%) C
13 32 (22.07%) Degree
14 31 (21.38%) OO
15 30 (20.69%) Windows
15 30 (20.69%) Computer Science
16 29 (20.00%) Electronics
17 28 (19.31%) LAMP
17 28 (19.31%) OOP
18 27 (18.62%) SQL
19 25 (17.24%) Mathematics
19 25 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
19 25 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
20 24 (16.55%) BDD
20 24 (16.55%) Unix

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.28%) Apache
2 8 (5.52%) nginx
3 4 (2.76%) Drupal
3 4 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.38%) CMS
5 2 (1.38%) IIS
6 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.69%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (15.86%) SaaS
3 3 (2.07%) Office 365
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.69%) IaaS
4 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.45%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.76%) Internet
3 4 (2.76%) VoIP
4 3 (2.07%) DNS
4 3 (2.07%) Firewall
4 3 (2.07%) LDAP
4 3 (2.07%) Network Security
4 3 (2.07%) SSL
4 3 (2.07%) VPN
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.69%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.41%) MySQL
1 18 (12.41%) NoSQL
1 18 (12.41%) Relational Database
2 16 (11.03%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.14%) Big Data
6 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.69%) HBase
7 1 (0.69%) Ingres
7 1 (0.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 21 (14.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.90%) Subversion
3 8 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.14%) Selenium
5 4 (2.76%) HP UFT
5 4 (2.76%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.07%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.07%) Trac
7 2 (1.38%) JIRA
7 2 (1.38%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (20.00%) Electronics
2 17 (11.72%) Finance
3 4 (2.76%) Retail
4 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (62.76%) Software Engineer
2 41 (28.28%) Developer
3 33 (22.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 23 (15.86%) C++ Software Engineer
5 22 (15.17%) Software Developer
6 21 (14.48%) Lead Software Engineer
7 19 (13.10%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (12.41%) Senior Developer
9 16 (11.03%) PHP Developer
10 14 (9.66%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (8.28%) PHP Software Engineer
11 12 (8.28%) Technical Leader
12 11 (7.59%) C# Developer
12 11 (7.59%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (6.90%) .NET Developer
13 10 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
14 9 (6.21%) .NET Software Developer
14 9 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (6.21%) F# Developer
15 8 (5.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (40.69%) CSS
1 59 (40.69%) HTML
2 44 (30.34%) HTML5
3 42 (28.97%) AngularJS
4 37 (25.52%) .NET
5 35 (24.14%) Node.js
6 28 (19.31%) LAMP
7 22 (15.17%) CSS3
8 21 (14.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (13.79%) RESTful
10 19 (13.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (11.72%) ASP.NET
11 17 (11.72%) Symfony
12 15 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (9.66%) Laravel
14 12 (8.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 12 (8.28%) STL
15 9 (6.21%) Web Services
16 8 (5.52%) jQuery
16 8 (5.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 25 (17.24%) Mathematics
3 23 (15.86%) Physics
4 14 (9.66%) Algorithms
5 12 (8.28%) Client/Server
6 6 (4.14%) BBC
7 5 (3.45%) Smart Energy
8 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.38%) EPoS
9 2 (1.38%) iPad
10 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.69%) EFT
10 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.69%) EMV
10 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (44.83%) Linux
2 30 (20.69%) Windows
3 24 (16.55%) Unix
4 12 (8.28%) Android
5 5 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.07%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.07%) VMS
6 3 (2.07%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (30.34%) MVC
2 44 (30.34%) TDD
3 31 (21.38%) OO
4 28 (19.31%) OOP
5 24 (16.55%) BDD
6 21 (14.48%) Scrum
6 21 (14.48%) Web Development
7 19 (13.10%) Multithreading
8 16 (11.03%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (10.34%) Multithreaded Programming
10 14 (9.66%) Information Security
11 13 (8.97%) OO PHP
12 10 (6.90%) SDLC
13 9 (6.21%) Project Management
14 8 (5.52%) Unit Testing
15 6 (4.14%) Configuration Management
15 6 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (4.14%) Data Analysis
16 5 (3.45%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (44.14%) C++
1 64 (44.14%) JavaScript
2 50 (34.48%) C#
3 43 (29.66%) PHP
4 42 (28.97%) Python
5 39 (26.90%) Java
6 34 (23.45%) C
7 27 (18.62%) SQL
8 20 (13.79%) F#
9 10 (6.90%) Perl
10 6 (4.14%) PHP 7
11 5 (3.45%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.76%) R
12 4 (2.76%) Ruby
12 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.38%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.38%) Scala
14 1 (0.69%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (22.07%) Degree
2 21 (14.48%) PhD
3 7 (4.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.76%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.38%) ISEB
6 2 (1.38%) PMP
7 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.45%) Docker
1 5 (3.45%) Firmware
2 1 (0.69%) HDFS
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Puppet
2 3 (2.07%) FreeIPA
2 3 (2.07%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.34%) Zend
3 6 (4.14%) Sony
3 6 (4.14%) Twitter
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle
5 3 (2.07%) Cisco
6 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.69%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.69%) Juniper
6 1 (0.69%) SAP
6 1 (0.69%) VMware
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